This Business Is Not BBB Accredited

Southern Ohio Gun Distributors, Inc.

Southern Ohio Gun Distributors, Inc.

(513) 932-8148

Southern Ohio Gun Distributors, Inc.

36 years in business
240 Harmon Avenue
Lebanon, OH 45036
Additional Phone Numbers
  • (800) 944-4867
Additional Email Addresses
BBB File Opened: 02/06/1990
Business Started: 01/01/1981
Type of Entity
Business Management
  • Mr. Richard W. Herdtner, C.E.O.
Business Category
  • Gun Dealers
  • Ammunition

Alternate Business Names
  • SOG International, Inc.


Advertising Review

In March 2015, BBB requested that the business provide additional information about its "Mechanically excellent", "Like New", "Excellent" and "Very Good" claims, which appeared on its website.

BBB has received complaints from consumers stating that the products they purchased are not the same condition as they were advertised. BBB requested to know how the business is "grading" or determining condition of these guns and how they are able to det
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This company offers firearms and shooting accessories.

BBB Reason for Ratings

BBB rating is based on 13 factors: Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that affect the rating for Southern Ohio Gun Distributors, Inc. include:

  • Failure to respond to 3 complaint(s) filed against business

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BBB reports on a company that is out of business for one year from the date the company closes its doors or ceases to do business.
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Southern Ohio Gun Distributors, Inc.

This Business Is Not BBB Accredited

Southern Ohio Gun Distributors, Inc.

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